FRONTLINE: The Untouchables

FRONTLINE: The Untouchables

Tue, 01/22/2013 - 10:00pm

Wall Street bank executives testifying before House Financial Services Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, February 11, 2009. Pictured (l-r): Goldman Sachs’ Lloyd Blankfein, JPMorgan Chase’s Jamie Dimon, Bank of New York’s Robert Kelly, Bank of America’s Ken Lewis and State Street’s Ronald Logue.

Credit: Courtesy of REUTERS/Larry Downing

Learn why Wall Street leaders connected to America’s financial meltdown have escaped prosecution. 

Are the CEOs of mega-banks too big to jail? Though fraudulent practices at banks contributed to America’s financial meltdown, to date no Wall Street titan has been convicted of a crime connected to the crisis. FRONTLINE: The Untouchables, airing Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 10 p.m. on WXXI-TV/HD (DT21.1/cable 11 and 1011), investigates why Wall Street’s leaders have escaped prosecution.

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